accused person

accused person
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English-Ukrainian transcription dictionary . 2014.

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  • accused person — index convict, suspect Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Accused — Ac*cused , a. Charged with offense; as, an accused person. [1913 Webster] Note: Commonly used substantively; as, the accused, one charged with an offense; the defendant in a criminal case. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accused, rights of — ▪ law       in law, the rights and privileges of a person accused of a crime, guaranteeing him a fair trial. These rights were initially (generally from the 18th century on) confined primarily to the actual trial itself, but in the second half of …   Universalium

  • accused — ac·cused /ə kyüzd/ n pl accused: a person who has been arrested for or formally charged with a crime: the defendant in a criminal case the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial U.S. Constitution amend. VI ◇ Certain rights… …   Law dictionary

  • accused — The accused, meaning a person who has been accused in law, is an everyday use. The or an accused man, person, banker, etc., in which the individuals are only generically identified, are also routinely acceptable. It is inadvisable, however, to… …   Modern English usage

  • Accused — may refer to:* a person charged with a criminal offense, or the state of being so charged; see indictment (also see suspect). * Accused (film), a 1936 film starring Googie Withers. * The Accused , 1988 film starring Jodie Foster and Kelly… …   Wikipedia

  • person accused of crime — index suspect Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • accused — ac‧cused [əˈkjuːzd] noun the accused LAW the person or group of people who have been officially charged with a crime in a court of law …   Financial and business terms

  • Person of interest — is a phrase used by law enforcement when announcing the name of someone involved in a criminal investigation who has not yet been arrested or formally accused of a crime. It is often used as a euphemism for suspect , and can sometimes result in a …   Wikipedia

  • accused — (n.) person charged with a crime, 1590s, from pp. of ACCUSE (Cf. accuse) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Accused of Murder — Infobox Film name = Accused of Murder size = caption = Theatrical Poster director = Joseph Kane producer = Joseph Kane writer = Story: W. R. Burnett Screenplay: Robert Creighton Williams W. R. Burnett starring = David Brian Verna Ralston… …   Wikipedia

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